Latest Ludwig-McGill HPV Cohort Stories

2008-12-03 14:57:00

Australian researchers said on Wednesday that a study of Merck & Co Inc's cervical cancer vaccine Gardasil found that allergic reactions were uncommon and most young women can tolerate subsequent doses.

2008-10-17 06:00:06

By Generic For most women, it's a choice whether or not they want Gardasil -- a vaccine that protects against the sexually transmitted human papillomavirus (HPV). Not so for immigrant families with young daughters who are applying for U.S. citizenship.

2008-10-10 21:00:02

One in four teenage girls received at least one dose of a relatively new vaccine against cervical cancer, U.S. health officials said.

2008-10-06 18:00:36

VENLO, Netherlands, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nobel Prize-winning discovery of the causal link between human papillomavirus (HPV) and cervical cancer has spurred lifesaving prevention technologies -- such as HPV testing and HPV vaccines -- that are helping to eradicate cervical cancer globally.

2008-08-21 06:00:19

By Elisabeth Rosenthal In two years, cervical cancer has gone from obscure killer confined mostly to poor nations to the West's disease of the moment.

2005-06-14 11:49:24

Microsoft Corp founder Bill Gates is putting his financial muscle behind a campaign to get life-saving cervical cancer vaccines to women in poor countries.

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